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Online Catalog

Search the online catalog for print and electronic books by

  • Title
  • Author
  • General Keyword
  • Subject Keyword

To browse the open stacks for print copies, use the following Library of Congress (LoC) subjec headings:

T Technology
TA Engineering (General) Civil engineering
TC Hydraulic engineering.  Ocean engineering
TD Environmental technology
      Sanitary engineering
TE Highway engineering.  Roads and pavements
TF Railroad engineering and operations
TG Bridge engineering
TH Building construction
TJ Mechanical engineering and machinery
TK Electrical engineering.  Electronics.
      Nuclear engineering
TL Motor vehicles.  Aeronautics
TN Mining engineering.  Metallurgy
TP Chemical technology


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Types of Engineering

Chemical - is the branch of engineering that deals with chemical production and the manufacture of products through chemical processes. 

Civil -  is a professional engineering discipline that deals with the design, construction, and maintenance of the physical and naturally built environment.

Electrical - is an engineering discipline concerned with the study, design and application of equipment, devices and systems which use electricity

Industrial - is an engineering profession that is concerned with the optimization of complex processes, systems, or organizations by developing, improving and implementing integrated systems of people, money, knowledge, information and equipment.

Materials - create and study materials at the atomic level.

Mechanical - Mechanical engineering is one of the broadest engineering fields. Mechanical engineers design power-producing machines.